DIESEL RUNNING DATES

DIESEL RUNNING DATES

Beyer Peacock ‘Hymek’ D7018 was pictured departing from Williton with a 6-coach service from Minehead to Bishops Lydeard on Saturday 21st August 2021. Photo by Brenden Hill © CC BY-NC 3.0

 

The table below shows which PUBLIC SERVICES are planned for DIESEL haulage in 2024. Further details of which loco will be allocated to which service will be added ASAP. See our LOCO STATUS page for the up-to-date information on loco availability.

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The following list is up to date as at 9th May 2024 at 17:30 : (changes highlighted in yellow)

Date Timetable Loco type Mileage available
Sunday 24th March Blue Class 33 D6566 (33048) 80 miles completed
Sunday 7th April Blue Class 33 D6566 (33048) 80 miles completed
Sunday 14th April Blue Class 33 D6566 (33048) 80 miles completed
Sunday 21st April Red Class 33 D6575 (33057) 40 miles completed
Sunday 28th April Red Class 33 D6575 (33057) 40 miles completed
Fri/Sat/Sun/Mon 3rd – 6th May GALA Spring Steam Spectacular No diesels running
Sunday 12th May Red Class 33 D6566 (33048) 40 miles BL-MD-BL
Sunday 19th May Red Class 33 D6566 (33048) 40 miles BL-MD-BL
Saturday 25th May Blue Class 33 80 miles MD-BL-MD-BL-MD
Sunday 26th May Blue Class 33 80 miles MD-BL-MD-BL-MD
Saturday 1st June Blue Class 33 or visiting loco 80 miles MD-BL-MD-BL-MD
Sunday 2nd June Blue Class 33 or visiting loco 80 miles MD-BL-MD-BL-MD

Thursday 6th June 2024

 

DIESEL GALA Special timetable

Friday 7th June 2024

 

DIESEL GALA Special timetable

Saturday 8th June 2024

 

DIESEL GALA Special timetable
Sunday 9th June Blue plus one additional service Visiting locos: Class 50 50033 ‘Glorious’ and Class 24 D5054 ‘Phil Southern’ 80 miles MD-BL-MD-BL-MD
Saturday 15th June Blue Class 35 D7017 80 miles MD-BL-MD-BL-MD
Sunday 16th June Blue Class 35 D7017 80 miles MD-BL-MD-BL-MD
Saturday 22nd June Blue Class 33 80 miles MD-BL-MD-BL-MD
Sunday 23rd June Blue CHANGE TBA Class 33 80 miles MD-BL-MD-BL-MD CHANGE TBA
Saturday 29th June Blue Class 35 D7017 80 miles MD-BL-MD-BL-MD
Sunday 30th June Blue Class 35 D7017 80 miles MD-BL-MD-BL-MD
Saturday 6th July Blue Class 33 or Class 35 80 miles MD-BL-MD-BL-MD
Sunday 7th July Blue Class 33 or Class 35 80 miles MD-BL-MD-BL-MD
Saturday 13th July Blue Class 33 or Class 35 80 miles MD-BL-MD-BL-MD
Sunday 14th July Blue Class 33 or Class 35 80 miles MD-BL-MD-BL-MD
Saturday 27th July Blue Class 33 or Class 35 80 miles MD-BL-MD-BL-MD
Sunday 28th July Blue Class 33 or Class 35 80 miles MD-BL-MD-BL-MD
Tuesday 30th July Yellow TBC Class 115 DMU or Class 14 or Class 33 40 miles BL-MD-BL
Wednesday 31st July Yellow TBC Class 115 DMU or Class 14 or Class 33 40 miles BL-MD-BL
Thursday 1st August Yellow TBC Class 115 DMU or Class 14 or Class 33 40 miles BL-MD-BL
Saturday 3rd August Blue Class 33 or Class 35

80 miles MD-BL-MD-BL-MD

plus shuttle service BL-NF-BL

Sunday 4th August Blue Class 33 or Class 35

80 miles MD-BL-MD-BL-MD

plus shuttle service BL-NF-BL

Tuesday 6th August Yellow TBC Class 115 DMU or Class 14 or Class 33 40 miles BL-MD-BL
Wednesday 7th August Yellow TBC Class 115 DMU or Class 14 or Class 33 40 miles BL-MD-BL
Thursday 8th August Yellow TBC Class 115 DMU or Class 14 or Class 33 40 miles BL-MD-BL
Saturday 10th August Blue Class 33 or Class 35 80 miles MD-BL-MD-BL-MD
Sunday 11th August Blue Class 33 or Class 35 80 miles MD-BL-MD-BL-MD
Tuesday 13th August Yellow TBC Class 115 DMU or Class 14 or Class 33 40 miles BL-MD-BL
Wednesday 14th August Yellow TBC Class 115 DMU or Class 14 or Class 33 40 miles BL-MD-BL
Thursday 15th August Yellow TBC Class 115 DMU or Class 14 or Class 33 40 miles BL-MD-BL
Saturday 17th August Blue Class 33 or Class 35 80 miles MD-BL-MD-BL-MD
Sunday 18th August Blue Class 33 or Class 35 80 miles MD-BL-MD-BL-MD
Tuesday 20th August Yellow TBC Class 115 DMU or Class 14 or Class 33 40 miles BL-MD-BL
Wednesday 21st August Yellow TBC Class 115 DMU or Class 14 or Class 33 40 miles BL-MD-BL
Thursday 22nd August Yellow TBC Class 115 DMU or Class 14 or Class 33 40 miles BL-MD-BL
Saturday 24th August Blue Class 33 or Class 35 80 miles MD-BL-MD-BL-MD
Sunday 25th August Blue Class 33 or Class 35 80 miles MD-BL-MD-BL-MD
Tuesday 27th August Yellow TBC Class 115 DMU or Class 14 or Class 33 40 miles BL-MD-BL
Wednesday 28th August Yellow TBC Class 115 DMU or Class 14 or Class 33 40 miles BL-MD-BL
Thursday 29th August Yellow TBC Class 115 DMU or Class 14 or Class 33 40 miles BL-MD-BL
Saturday 31st August Blue Class 33 or Class 35 80 miles MD-BL-MD-BL-MD
Sunday 1st September Blue Class 33 or Class 35 80 miles MD-BL-MD-BL-MD
Saturday 7th September Blue Class 33 or Class 35 80 miles MD-BL-MD-BL-MD
Sunday 8th September Blue Class 33 or Class 35 80 miles MD-BL-MD-BL-MD
Saturday 21st September Blue Class 33 or Class 35 80 miles MD-BL-MD-BL-MD
Sunday 22nd September Blue Class 33 or Class 35 80 miles MD-BL-MD-BL-MD
Saturday 28th September Blue Class 33 or Class 35 80 miles MD-BL-MD-BL-MD
Sunday 29th September Blue Class 33 or Class 35 80 miles MD-BL-MD-BL-MD
Sunday 6th October Red TBC Class 115 DMU or Class 14 or Class 33 40 miles BL-MD-BL
Sunday 13th October Red TBC Class 115 DMU or Class 14 or Class 33 40 miles BL-MD-BL
Sunday 20th October Red TBC Class 115 DMU or Class 14 or Class 33 40 miles BL-MD-BL

 

Click this link to the WSR website to view the dates for WSR events that are planned for 2024.

BL =  Bishops Lydeard

MD = Minehead

NF = Norton Fitzwarren

TBA = To be advised

TBC = To be confirmed

 

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